Patrick J. Quinlan

Patrick J. Quinlan (HM13QC)

Location: Terre Haute, IN 47807 Vigo County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 28.311', W 87° 24.314'

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1849 - - - - - 1893

United Association of Journeyman and
Apprentices of the Plumbing and
Pipefitting Industry of the
United States and Canada
1889 - 1892

A plumber born in Boston, Massachusetts, Patrick J. Quinlan was a member of an independent local of plumbers prior to the founding of the UA. In 1889, he began corresponding with Richard A. O'Brien, Secretary of the Knights of Labor District Assembly 85, and Philip Grace, Editor of the Pipe Trades Labor Journal, The Rasp, with the intention of forming one, united organization in the pipe trades.

Quinlan was elected President of the fledgling organization at the founding convention in October, 1889. When he died in 1893, his obituary read: "All members of the United Association know that in his demise they have lost a self-sacrificing member who never shirked a duty, and who was ever present when needed."
HM NumberHM13QC
Year Placed1990
Placed ByUnited Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 5:50am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 465144 N 4369218
Decimal Degrees39.47185000, -87.40523333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 28.311', W 87° 24.314'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 28' 18.66" N, 87° 24' 18.84" W
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Area Code(s)812, 765
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 260 N 8th St, Terre Haute IN 47807, US
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